Qhapaq Crossbody Bag - Coral
100% Wool and Leather Crossbody Bag – Made by Hand in Peru
- Size: 23 x 30 x 5.5 cm
- Fibre: 100% naturally-dyed wool and alpaca fiber; locally sourced natural sheep leather; fabric lining and metal zipper closure.
- Also available in: Ocean and Salt
PRODUCT DESCRIPTION - QHAPAQ CROSSBODY BAG
Handcrafted wool and leather crossbody bag. 100% wool and alpaca fiber handwoven textile, with natural leather bottom and strap. Black cotton poplin fabric lining and metal zipper closure.
The rich shades of reds and pinks that adorn this Peruvian wool bag in Coral were hand-dyed using natural dyes, including cochineal and a local vine called chapi.
WHO MADE THIS PERUVIAN WOOL CROSSBODY BAG?
The textile for this bag was woven by the Munay Urpi association of weavers in Huaran, and the bag was sewn up by the incredible young mothers at Proyecto Mantay, a local NGO that helps pregnant teenage women raise healthy children and learn useful skills.